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The following is a list of courses currently listed within the Communications Curriculum. To view more information, please click on a course's title. You may also sort this list by course name, course number, credit hours, or type. Please note that all courses numbered 400 and above are graduate level courses.

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This course information is derived from the Online Course Catalog, which is under development. The information may not be accurate and is provided only as a convenience. Please consult the print or PDF version of the Course Catalog for all official course information.

Course Name Number Credits Type
Total 49 Courses
Communications Media COMM-120 4.00 Lecture
Visual Communication COMM-121 4.00 Lecture
Writing/Editing Across Media COMM-122 4.00 Lecture
Communications Technologies COMM-123 4.00 Lecture
Media, Messages & Society COMM-124 4.00 Lecture
The Poetry of Photography COMM-138 4.00 Lecture
Photography Lab COMM-138L 0.00 LAB
Intro to Photo & Digital Lab COMM-139 4.00 Lecture
Intro to Photo- Digital Lab COMM-139L 0.00 LAB
Radio Operations & Performance COMM-163 4.00 Lecture
Public Speaking & Group Discus COMM-181 4.00 Lecture
Intro to PR & MarComm COMM-186 4.00 Lecture
Introduction Graphic Design COMM-210 4.00 Lecture
Video Production COMM-220 4.00 Lecture
Animation COMM-222 4.00 Lecture
Photo in the Digital Lab: II COMM-232 4.00 Lecture
Adv. Photography Workshop COMM-237 4.00 Lecture
Documentary Photography COMM-239 4.00 Lecture
Intermed Graph Design I: Typog COMM-240 4.00 Lecture
Web I: Design World Wide Web COMM-244 4.00 Lecture
Digital Imaging for Design COMM-246 4.00 Lecture
Intermediate Graphic Design II COMM-248 4.00 Lecture
Approches in Contemp Photog COMM-256 4.00 Lecture
Journalism COMM-260 4.00 Lecture
Media Convergence COMM-262 4.00 Lecture
Broadcast Writing COMM-263 4.00 Lecture
Editing Copy and Proof COMM-265 4.00 Lecture
Human Rights in South Africa COMM-268M 4.00 Lecture
South Africa Program Costs COMM-268T 0.00 Lecture
Globalization on a Shoestring COMM-269 4.00 Lecture
Writing for Pr & Marcomm COMM-281 4.00 Lecture
Advertising COMM-286 4.00 Lecture
Feature Writing COMM-310 4.00 Lecture
Op Ed Writing COMM-315 4.00 Lecture
Media and the First Amendment COMM-320 4.00 Lecture
Digital Cult: Comm & Soc Media COMM-323 4.00 Lecture
Public Relations Seminar COMM-325 4.00 Lecture
Adver. Copywrit & Layout COMM-326 4.00 Lecture
Communications Special Topics COMM-328 4.00 Lecture
Web II: Motion Graphics COMM-333 4.00 Lecture
Advanced Design COMM-340 4.00 Lecture
Directed Study COMM-349 4.00 DIR
Independent Study COMM-350 4.00 INS
Internship COMM-370 4.00 INT
Field Experience COMM-380 4.00 FWK
Studio Five: A Communication COMM-390 4.00 Lecture
Editing Copy and Proof COMM-464 4.00 Lecture
Human Rights South Africa COMM-502M 4.00 Lecture
Travel Costs- South Africa COMM-502T 0.00 Lecture

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